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From underneath the trees, we watch the sky
Confusing stars with satellites
I never dreamed that you'd be mine
But here we are, we're here tonight

Singing A-Amen, I, I'm alive (I'm alive)
Singing A-Amen, I, I'm alive

[Chorus:]
If everyone cared and nobody cried
If everyone loved and nobody lied
If everyone shared and swallowed their pride
Then we'd see the day, when nobody died

And I'm singing
A, Amen I, Amen I, I'm alive
Amen I, Amen I, Amen I, I'm alive

And in the air the fireflies
Our only light in paradise
Would show the world they were wrong
And teach them all to sing along

Singing A-Amen, I, I'm alive (I'm alive)
Singing A-Amen, I, I'm alive

[Chorus x2]
If everyone cared and nobody cried
If everyone loved and nobody lied
If everyone shared and swallowed their pride
Then we'd see the day, when nobody died

If everyone cared and nobody cried
If everyone loved and nobody lied
If everyone shared and swallowed their pride
Then we'd see the day, when nobody die ahha ahha ahhh ahd...

When nobody die ahha ahha ahhh ahd...

And as we lie beneath the stars
We realize how small we are
If they could love like you and me
Imagine what the world could be

[Chorus x2]
If everyone cared and nobody cried
If everyone loved and nobody lied
If everyone shared and swallowed their pride
Then we'd see the day, when nobody died

If everyone cared and nobody cried
If everyone loved and nobody lied
If everyone shared and swallowed their pride
Then we'd see the day, when nobody die ahha ahha ahhh ahd...

We'd see the day, we'd see the day
When nobody die ahha ahha ahhhh ahd...
We'd see the day, we'd see the day,
When nobody die ahha ahha ahhhh ahd...
We'd see the day (died) when nobody died



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  • music-lover-11
    +5
    music-lover-11Jun 23, 2008 at 4:12 am
    just swallow your pride and be friends with people you can tollerate and just ignore people you cant that would make it a lil better and also, please just accept other peoples religions because guess what! their religion is just as good as yours and yeah this song is REALLY powerful i love it
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    mechanizdAug 15, 2008 at 3:44 am
    They say a storm or a hurrincane can originate from the flapping of a butterflies wings in the righ condition...I would imagine that a movement towards what the world should be can start the same way.

    The biggest movements start with the smallest actions. No need to save the world...just look towards your neighbor and give a helping hand. That will resonate into something bigger. Let us stop turning our backs...

    When some asks...who cares...maybe its time for us to raise our hands and say..."I do."

    I swear on this day forward that I will care. I will not turn my back on those that I can help no matter how big or how small. I will teach my kids to love. I will be part of the solution.
  • f
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    floridagirl123Jan 1, 2010 at 2:03 am
    i think it's saying that if just even one person cared the world would be a better place and that if maybe everyone cared it would be an amazing place with murders and no deaths (even though thats not possible.) and if no one lied we wouldn't have to be careful of everyone and spend our time worrying that they could be lying. and if we just swallowed our pride and did the right thing the world could be a better place (I sooo love this song and i looove nickleback the rock like a rock-star.)
  • h
    +3
    hi-everybodySep 22, 2008 at 10:36 am
    This song is soo true.. Have you seen what's happening these days?
    Wars and everybody fighting with eachother.
    >If everyone cared and nobody cried
    >If everyone loved and nobody lied
    >If everyone shared and swallowed their pride
    >Then we'd see the day, when nobody died
    So start bringing peace to the world right now..
  • s
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    sportie_chick28Jul 31, 2008 at 12:33 am
    if everyone just did their own part to make the world better, if ppl quit hating on each other and just opened their hearts and minds, we'd get along a lot better and ppl wouldn't feel lost or left behind. the world wont ever be perfect, but it could be pretty darn close if we all did our part! :]

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